H.Res. 169 (105th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1119) to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal years 1998 and 1999, and for other purposes.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.

Jun 19, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 19, 1997

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 19, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Gerald Solomon

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district



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Jun 19, 1997

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Jun 19, 1997
Reported by Committee

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Jun 19, 1997
Agreed To

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Jun 19, 1997
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


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Jun 19, 1997 2:02 p.m.
Agreed to 329/94
Jun 19, 1997 2:21 p.m.
Passed 322/101

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Debate on H.R. 1119 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

H.Res. 165 (Related)
Waiving a requirement of clause 4(b) of rule XI with respect to consideration of ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 1997

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